WELCOME TO THE NEW ACUNS!

The Academic Council on the United Nations System (ACUNS) is excited to welcome you to its new website.

Photo UN767263: The bronze statue, ”Let Us Beat Swords into Ploughshares,” by Evgeny Vuchetich

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OUR PURPOSE

ACUNS unites people active in the work and study of the UN, in order to better understand and address major global problems.
Photo UN7732832: The “Non-Violence” (or “Knotted Gun”) sculpture by Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd

JOIN THE ACUNS COMMUNITY

Whether you are a longstanding ACUNS member or are learning about ACUNS for the first time, (re)join our community of scholars and practitioners active in the work of the UN system.
Photo: Members of the new ACUNS team, from left to right, Admin Coordinator Filip Savatic, President Lise Howard, and Vice President Gabriel Amvane

2021 ANNUAL MEETING CALL FOR PAPERS

ACUNS is calling for proposals for its annual conference on the theme Toward a Fit for Future UN System.
Photo UN7209722: The UN General Assembly Hall

UN scholars, students: submit your paper/panel/RT/volunteer for the Academic Council on the UN System's Annual Mtg #ACUNS June 24-26, global online. New deadline: April 23. https://acuns.org/annual-meeting-2021/ #acuns2021am @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt

Independent #HumanRights expert wanted to fill a vacancy for on the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent, member from Eastern European States.

Deadline for applications: 13 April 2021
Apply here 👉 http://ow.ly/rhTL50EhkrZ

Seeking leaders in United Nations scholarship and policy to serve on the Board of the Academic Council of the UN System. Nominate yourself or an outstanding colleague. #ACUNS https://acuns.org/leadership/ @CeciliaJCannon @HowardLise @RichardPonzio @sarmad_sdg @smithcou34 @Ai_KiharaHunt

Important and sobering: “Burn In: A Novel of the Real Robotic Revolution.” Great for both class & spring break reading lists! @GUGovt @georgetownsfs @GeorgetownCSS @GUConflictRes @ACUNStweets @sheaminter @peterwsinger https://twitter.com/JoshRovner1/status/1375400713107427331

Josh Rovner@JoshRovner1

New in @HDiplo ISSF: @HowardLise and @sheaminter review @peterwsinger and @august_cole, "Burn In: A Novel of the Real Robotic Revolution" https://issforum.org/essays/54-robots

🇳🇿 #TopFopANZ @ACUNStweets invites applications for its #dissertation fellowship award worth USD 1,500 http://rsrch.co/3txvGyX recognising theses on a topic relevant to the #UN or #InternationalLaw. DL: 15 April #SocSci_RP #UnitedNations

Calling on doctoral candidates to apply for the Academic Council on the UN System's Dissertation Award! Anyone defending a PhD or JSD on a UN theme in the 2020-2021 academic year eligible. $1500 prize! https://acuns.org/dissertation-award/ @RichardGowan1 @HowardLise @akd2003 @mivanova
#ACUNS

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Photo UN7732832: The “Non-Violence” (or “Knotted Gun”) sculpture by Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd

OUR PURPOSE

ACUNS unites people active in the work and study of the UN, in order to better understand and address major global problems.

JOIN THE ACUNS COMMUNITY

Whether you are a longstanding ACUNS member or are learning about ACUNS for the first time, (re)join our community of scholars and practitioners active in the work of the UN system.

Photo: Members of the new ACUNS team, from left to right, Admin Coordinator Filip Savatic, President Lise Howard, and Vice President Gabriel Amvane

Photo UN7209722: The UN General Assembly Hall

2021 ANNUAL MEETING CALL FOR PAPERS

ACUNS is calling for proposals for its annual conference on the theme Toward a Fit for Future UN System.

UN scholars, students: submit your paper/panel/RT/volunteer for the Academic Council on the UN System's Annual Mtg #ACUNS June 24-26, global online. New deadline: April 23. https://acuns.org/annual-meeting-2021/ #acuns2021am @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt

Independent #HumanRights expert wanted to fill a vacancy for on the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent, member from Eastern European States.

Deadline for applications: 13 April 2021
Apply here 👉 http://ow.ly/rhTL50EhkrZ

Seeking leaders in United Nations scholarship and policy to serve on the Board of the Academic Council of the UN System. Nominate yourself or an outstanding colleague. #ACUNS https://acuns.org/leadership/ @CeciliaJCannon @HowardLise @RichardPonzio @sarmad_sdg @smithcou34 @Ai_KiharaHunt

Important and sobering: “Burn In: A Novel of the Real Robotic Revolution.” Great for both class & spring break reading lists! @GUGovt @georgetownsfs @GeorgetownCSS @GUConflictRes @ACUNStweets @sheaminter @peterwsinger https://twitter.com/JoshRovner1/status/1375400713107427331

Josh Rovner@JoshRovner1

New in @HDiplo ISSF: @HowardLise and @sheaminter review @peterwsinger and @august_cole, "Burn In: A Novel of the Real Robotic Revolution" https://issforum.org/essays/54-robots

🇳🇿 #TopFopANZ @ACUNStweets invites applications for its #dissertation fellowship award worth USD 1,500 http://rsrch.co/3txvGyX recognising theses on a topic relevant to the #UN or #InternationalLaw. DL: 15 April #SocSci_RP #UnitedNations

Calling on doctoral candidates to apply for the Academic Council on the UN System's Dissertation Award! Anyone defending a PhD or JSD on a UN theme in the 2020-2021 academic year eligible. $1500 prize! https://acuns.org/dissertation-award/ @RichardGowan1 @HowardLise @akd2003 @mivanova
#ACUNS

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Photo UN772242: The flag of the United Nations.

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Photo UN7732832: The “Non-Violence” (or “Knotted Gun”) sculpture by Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd

OUR PURPOSE

ACUNS unites people active in the work and study of the UN, in order to better understand and address major global problems.

Photo: Members of the new ACUNS team, from left to right, Admin Coordinator Filip Savatic, President Lise Howard, and Vice President Gabriel Amvane

JOIN THE ACUNS COMMUNITY

Whether you are a longstanding ACUNS member or are learning about ACUNS for the first time, (re)join our community of scholars and practitioners active in the work of the UN system.

Photo: Members of the new ACUNS team, from left to right, Admin Coordinator Filip Savatic, President Lise Howard, and Vice President Gabriel Amvane

2021 ANNUAL MEETING CALL FOR PAPERS

ACUNS is calling for proposals for its annual conference on the theme Toward a Fit for Future UN System.

Photo UN772242: The flag of the United Nations.

UN scholars, students: submit your paper/panel/RT/volunteer for the Academic Council on the UN System's Annual Mtg #ACUNS June 24-26, global online. New deadline: April 23. https://acuns.org/annual-meeting-2021/ #acuns2021am @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt

Independent #HumanRights expert wanted to fill a vacancy for on the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent, member from Eastern European States.

Deadline for applications: 13 April 2021
Apply here 👉 http://ow.ly/rhTL50EhkrZ

Seeking leaders in United Nations scholarship and policy to serve on the Board of the Academic Council of the UN System. Nominate yourself or an outstanding colleague. #ACUNS https://acuns.org/leadership/ @CeciliaJCannon @HowardLise @RichardPonzio @sarmad_sdg @smithcou34 @Ai_KiharaHunt

Important and sobering: “Burn In: A Novel of the Real Robotic Revolution.” Great for both class & spring break reading lists! @GUGovt @georgetownsfs @GeorgetownCSS @GUConflictRes @ACUNStweets @sheaminter @peterwsinger https://twitter.com/JoshRovner1/status/1375400713107427331

Josh Rovner@JoshRovner1

New in @HDiplo ISSF: @HowardLise and @sheaminter review @peterwsinger and @august_cole, "Burn In: A Novel of the Real Robotic Revolution" https://issforum.org/essays/54-robots

🇳🇿 #TopFopANZ @ACUNStweets invites applications for its #dissertation fellowship award worth USD 1,500 http://rsrch.co/3txvGyX recognising theses on a topic relevant to the #UN or #InternationalLaw. DL: 15 April #SocSci_RP #UnitedNations

Calling on doctoral candidates to apply for the Academic Council on the UN System's Dissertation Award! Anyone defending a PhD or JSD on a UN theme in the 2020-2021 academic year eligible. $1500 prize! https://acuns.org/dissertation-award/ @RichardGowan1 @HowardLise @akd2003 @mivanova
#ACUNS

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